Nurturing the Beloved Community Retreat – June 6th
June 6 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm| $20 – $40
Nurturing the Beloved Community – 2021 Retreats.
Second in a 2021 series of four quarterly retreats for everyone, from students to older people of any particular faith or life philosophy, to those with an Interfaith spirituality.
Second Retreat on Sunday, June 6th from 3-6 pm online: Led by Rabbi Jill Perlman from Temple Isaiah. We will explore Jewish conceptions of the Beloved Community, and the relationship of Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel with Dr. King and Howard Thurman.
Readings will be shared before the retreat.
Sunday, June 6th from 3 to 6 pm online $20-40 sliding scale. Registration online will conclude June 5th.
After June 5th, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
All are invited to participate. Handouts are included in the fee. A bibliography will be available at the event for further study. A zoom link will be sent to registrants by the day before the retreat. See the back side of this flyer for future leaders and themes. (We hope to be able to be back at San Damiano Retreat Center for the Sept. and Nov. retreats.)
Sliding scale and scholarships available for the regular program. Questions can be answered by email at email@example.com or by calling Rev. Will McGarvey, Exec Dir. of the Interfaith Council at 925-933-6030.
Third Retreat on September 19th from 3-8 pm at San Damiano includes dinner: Led by an Islamic leader, to be confirmed. This month we will explore Islamic conceptions of the Beloved Community, and the relationship of Malcolm X with Dr. King and Howard Thurman.
Fourth Retreat on November 7th from 3-8 pm at San Damiano includes dinner: Led by Rev. Kamal Hassan, Pastor of Sojourner Truth Presbyterian Church in Richmond, CA. This month we will explore Black Church conceptions of the Beloved Community.
(If you want to spend more time at San Damiano, you can register either online at sandamiano.org or by phone at the office of San Damiano at 925-837-9141.)
Other Interfaith Retreats available this year!
Sunday, April 18th from noon to 3:00 pm online with East County Shared Ministry. Save the date! More information to come.
Registration link: https://tinyurl.com/BelovedCommunityRetreat
Download the flyer here: Beloved Community Retreats June 6th